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Black velvet is part of the Rosa genus and is a Rose variety. Its scientific name is Rosa 'Black velvet'. Black velvet is a hybrid variety. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Red-brown. When mature, blooms are roughly 14.0 cm (that's 5.46 inches in imperial) in diameter.The blooms display an average of 28 petals. This variety is a Flower that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Normally grows with a shrub-like habit.

Black velvet Rose needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Black velvet have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Black velvet

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Black velvet are Zone 6 and Zone 9. Black velvet needs a loamy soil with a ph of 5.5 to 7.0 (weakly acidic soil to neutral soil).

Growing Black velvet from seed

Transplanting Black velvet

Harvesting Black velvet

Black velvet Patent Information

Patent #: PP 2,1821



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